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GameThread: Miami Heat (5-1) @ Dallas Mavericks (4-2)

Bam returns while Miami faces another test on the road in a nationally televised game.

Charlotte Hornets v Miami Heat Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images

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The Miami Heat (5-1) wrap up their quick road trip with a visit to the Dallas Mavericks (4-2) tonight at the American Airlines Center.

Bam Adebayo returns to the starting lineup after a one-game absence while Max Strus (knee) and KZ Okpala (ankle) will be missing tonight’s action.



  • Victor Oladipo - out (knee; surgery rehab)
  • KZ Okpala - out (sprained right ankle)
  • Max Strus - out (left knee sprain)


  • Maxi Kleber - out (back)
  • Kristaps Porzingis - out (back)
  • Trey Burke - out (COVID protocols)


Tipoff: 7:30 p.m.

Radio: WAXY 790 / WAQI 710 / Sirius XM Channel 895 (Heat Radio Network simulcast)

Starting Lineups

Celtics Position Heat
Celtics Position Heat
Marcus Smart PG Kyle Lowry
Jaylen Brown SG Max Strus
Jayson Tatum SF Jimmy Butler
Al Horford PF PJ Tucker
Robert Williams C Bam Adebayo